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Pearson Product Security Risk Manager in Durham, North Carolina

Product Security Risk Manager - ( 2109489 )


We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment,powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.

  • Leads the identification, communication, measurement, and management of product security risk.

  • Quantify internal and external risks, probability, and Impact analysis

  • Develop, implement, and maintain product level risk management against information security policies and procedures.

  • Identify ways to reduce product security risks through planning and problem-solving.

  • Coordinate Enterprise Risk Assessment activities with agency stakeholders and report results to senior management, when applicable.

  • Ability to work with technical teams, understand technologies and security

  • Ability to drive changes across development teams and familiar with laws and regulations

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


  • Four-year degree in a related discipline is required.

  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in information technology, security and risk management. Experience in IT security, legal highly desirable. Education will be considered in lieu of experience.

  • Proficient in the understanding and application of risk management and risk avoidance measures.

  • Solid working knowledge of security standards and frameworks.

  • Solid understanding of audit principles and techniques.

  • Experience managing projects using project management methodology.


Primary Location : US-NC-Durham

Other Locations : US-TX-San Antonio

Work Locations :

US-NC-Durham-5425 Page Churchill

5425 Page Road


Job : Technology

Organization : Technology & Operations

Employee Status : Regular Employee

Job Type : Standard

Job Level : Manager

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Jul 14, 2021

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule: : Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2109489